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Bactroban is an antibiotic cream used to treat skin infections such as impetigo or skin staph infections.

Mupirocin is a monocarboxylic acid class of antibiotic that targets methicillin-resistant bacteria to treat various skin infections. Thanks to its actions, Bactroban ointment helps treat nasal staphylococcus aureus, a nasal infection often acquired in hospitals.

Uses and Dosage

The Bactroban ointment prescription will vary depending on the individual and the severity of the infection being treated. Always follow your doctor’s instructions and read the packaging labels carefully.

  • Wash your hands before application of the ointment
  • Clean and dry affected area
  • Apply cream to affected area 3 times a day with gauze or a cotton pad
  • Treatment often lasts for 10 days
  • Only apply the ointment to your skin
  • Do not apply Bactroban cream over large areas of skin
  • Gauze can be applied over affected areas to protect them and improve absorption if desired
  • Do not cover affected areas with any material that doesn’t allow air circulation
  • Affected skin areas that do not begin improving within 3 to 5 days should be evaluated
  • Use Bactroban ointment for the full time prescribed
  • Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat
  • Do not allow this medication to freeze
  • When not using this ointment, keep the container tightly sealed

Side Effects

Bactroban ointment may cause some side effects to develop as it fights harmful bacteria on your skin. Consult with your doctor for more information regarding any symptoms you may encounter when using this mupirocin antibacterial cream.

Common Bactroban ointment side effects:

  • Burning, stinging sensations
  • Itching
  • Pain or discomfort

Serious Side Effects

Some more serious side effects may also occur when using Bactroban cream. Stop using this medication and call your doctor right away if you develop any of the following symptoms:

  • Severe stomach pain, watery or bloody diarrhea
  • Severe itching, rash, skin irritation
  • Unusual blistering or peeling of skin
  • Signs of a new skin infection

Allergic Reactions

Do not use Bactroban ointment if you are allergic to mupirocin. If you develop signs of an allergic reaction, stop using this cream and contact your doctor.

Bactroban cream allergy symptoms may include:

  • Hives
  • Dizziness
  • Fast or pounding heartbeats
  • Wheezing, trouble breathing
  • Swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat


Ensure that you use this antibacterial ointment for the full length of time your doctor prescribes to make sure your infection is completely healed. Continue using the cream even if you feel better because symptoms of the infection may improve before it is fully gone.

Bactroban ointment is only for topical use on your skin. Avoid getting this cream in your eyes, nose, mouth, or lips when applying. Thoroughly wash these areas with water if contact does occur.

If your infection does not show signs of improvement within 3 to 5 days of treatment or if your condition worsens, contact your doctor for a re-evaluation.

To ensure the safety of taking this medication, tell your doctor if you have ever had kidney disease.

Do not apply Bactroban ointment on a child without medical advice. Children under 3 months old should not use this antibacterial cream.

The effects this mupirocin cream has on pregnant women is unknown. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant before using this medication.

It is unknown whether Bactroban ointment will affect a nursing child. Consult with your doctor before breast-feeding while using this cream. If you apply the ointment to your breast or nipple, thoroughly wash the area before nursing.

Antibiotic medications can cause diarrhea which may be a sign of a new infection. If you develop watery or bloody diarrhea, contact your doctor before using any anti-diarrhea medication.

Do not use other medications on areas being treated with Bactroban ointment unless instructed to do so by your doctor.

Drug interactions with this Bactroban ointment are rare and unlikely to occur, however many drugs can interact and cause adverse effects. Tell your doctor about all the medications you take to be safe, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

Form and Strength

This topical antibacterial medication is available in ointment form.

Bactroban ointment strength:

  • 2%

The 2% Bactroban ointment is available in quantities of 15 or 30g.


Can Bactroban ointment be used to treat bed sores?

If you have bed sores that become infected by bacteria, then mupirocin cream or another form of antibiotic may be prescribed. Bactroban ointment is used to treat staphylococcus aureus and other bacterial infections. Consult with your doctor for a personalized treatment plan.

Can I use Bactroban ointment to treat diaper rash?

Bactroban ointment is used to treat skin infections caused by specific bacteria. Mupirocin should only be used for diaper rash if it has become infected with bacteria which is unlikely. If you are unsure what medication to use for diaper rash, consult with your doctor.



Additional information

Brand Name:

Bactroban Ointment

Scientific Name:


Other Names:

Bactroban Ointment, Mupirocin Ointment



Quantities Available:

15g, 30g